Power Engineering, Automation and Renewable Energy Sources

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Study Programme
Power Engineering, Automation and Renewable Energy Sources

Degree Programme
First cycle degree programme

Level of qualification
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, in Power Engineering, Automation and Renewable Energy

Occupational Profiles of Graduates
Graduated engineers from this profile are empowered with skills to work in power sector (power plants utilities, energy transmission and distribution) in industry, small and medium enterprises, engineering and consalting companies as well as in research and development centers and educational institutions. Graduate engineers have a unique opportunity to contribute in power sector that is the most sustainable employer since many decades. Power and Industry offer many opportunities for well paid jobs and successful carrier. Working in the field of Renewable Energy Sources offers great opportunities and chalenges for young engineers in contemporary environment. This profile of graduate electrical engineers with internationally recognized diploma, are required in engineering&consalting, public sector, power&supply companies in the country and abroad.

The Programme Learning Outcomes
The study programme provides graduated electrical engineer with high-level educated research skills and competencies for design, professional development and put into operation the power plants and devices, in entire power system (production, transmission and distribution) utilizing the principles of electro-thermical and electro-mechanical energy conversion. The further educational goals are: Variable speed and torque control of electrical drives; Design and process automatisation; Modelling analysis and design of electrical machinery and transformers by means of advanced software tools; Efficiency and reliable industry/haushold energy consumption. Electrical engineers with this profile have the chance to work with esteemed innovators, engineers, and scientists to develop economically viable and environmentally sustainable clean-energy systems that utilize renewable energy sources, with emphasis on wind, solar, and water power exploitation. Furthermore students have the opportunity to gain practical skills for investigationg RES and testing the machinery and equipment in our modern laboratory.

General Learning Outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding in the scientific field of electrical engineering, based on education and training, including knowledge of theoretical, practical, conceptual, comparative, and critical perspectives in the scientific field according to the appropriate methodology.
Application of knowledge and understanding
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply acquired knowledge and understanding in a professional manner.
  • An ability to identify, analyze and solve complex engineering problems by selecting an appropriate method.
Ability to assess
  • An ability to collect, analyze, evaluate and present information, ideas, and concepts based on relevant data.
  • Making an appropriate assessment taking into account personal, social, scientific and ethical aspects.
Communication skills
  • An ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms with professional and non-professional audiences.
  • An ability to work effectively as an individual or as a member of a team taking shared responsibility for collective results.
  • Ability to participate independently, in a professional manner, in regards to scientific and interdisciplinary discussions.
Learning skills
  • Commitment to the professional development and lifelong learning achieved through higher education, technical training, membership in professional societies, and other activities in order to update already acquired knowledge in the relevant field to achieve continuous professional growth.
  • An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed using appropriate learning strategies.


Specific Learning Outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding in the scientific field of electrical engineering, based on education and training, including knowledge of theoretical, practical, conceptual, comparative, and critical perspectives in the scientific field according to the appropriate methodology.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of research, development, and engineering design in industrial processes and power engineering, automation and renewable energy sources.
  • Understanding and knowledge of current issues related to scientific research and new sources of knowledge.
Application of knowledge and understanding
  • An ability to identify, analyze and solve complex engineering problems.
  • An ability to apply knowledge and understanding in a way that demonstrates professionalism to the relevant field or profession.
  • An ability to identify, analyze and solve problems related to power engineering, automation and renewable energy sources.
Ability to assess
  • An ability to collect, analyze, evaluate and present information, ideas and concepts from relevant data.
  • Making an appropriate assessment taking into account personal, social, scientific and ethical aspects.
  • An ability to provide answers to both theoretical and practical issues, in order to give explanations and choose the appropriate solution.
  • An ability to analyze, evaluate and present information, ideas and concepts from relevant data in the field of power engineering, automation and renewable energy sources.
Communication skills
  • An ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms with professional and non-professional audiences.
  • An ability to work effectively as an individual or as a member of a team taking shared responsibility for collective results.
  • An ability to participate independently and professionally in specific, scientific and interdisciplinary discussions
Learning skills
  • Commitment to professional development and lifelong learning through higher education, technical training, membership in professional societies, and other activities in order to update already acquired knowledge in the field and to achieve continuous professional growth.
  • An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of independence initiative for learning and professional development.
  • Understanding the need for learning and ability for continuous professional development, through the use of professional and scientific literature, professional training, continuing formal education, membership in professional organizations, etc.
  • Awareness of new technologies and the ability to evaluate and use modern software development tools.
  • An ability to use information technologies for distance and e-learning.
  • Skills for cooperative, competitive and individual learning.
  • Applying active teaching and learning techniques.
Semester 1
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ08З009 Mathematics 1 7 3+3+0+0
3ФЕИТ08З016 Physics 1 7 3+2+1+0
3ФЕИТ06З005 Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering 7 4+3+0+0
3ФЕИТ07З027 Programming and Algorithms 6 2+2+2+0
Elective course – Foreign Language 3
Elective courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ123006 German 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ123017 French 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ123003 English 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ123015 Russian 3 2+1+0+0
Semester 2
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ08Л010 Mathematics 2 7 3+3+0+0
3ФЕИТ08Л017 Physics 2 7 3+2+1+0
3ФЕИТ06Л004 Fundamentals of Electric Circuits 7 3+2+1+0
Sport 0 0+2
Elective course 1 6
Elective course 2 3
Elective course 1
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ07Л004 Libraries and Programming 6 2+2+2+0
3ФЕИТ07Л025 Data Structures and Programming 6 2+2+2+0
Elective course 2
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ11Л001 Practicum on Matlab 3 0+1+2+0
3ФЕИТ03Л002 Electrical Materials 3 2+0+1+0
Semester 3
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ08З011 Mathematics 3 6 3+3+0+0
3ФЕИТ03З005 Measurements in Electrical Engineering 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ05З035 Signals and Systems 6 3+2+0+0
Elective course 1 6
Elective course 2 6
Elective course 1
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ05З018 Electronics 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ05З019 Electronics 1 6 3+1+1+0
Elective course 2
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ06З002 Energy and Sustainable Development 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ08З006 Engineering Mechanics 6 3+2+0+0
3ФЕИТ02З022 Technical Standards and Regulative 6 2+1+0+0
Semester 4
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ05Л015 Electromagnetics 6 3+2+0+0
3ФЕИТ02Л010 Electromechanical Energy Conversion 6 3+2+0+0
Elective course 1 3
Elective course 2 3
Elective course 3 6
Elective course 4 6
Elective course 1 & 2
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ08Л001 Probability 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ08Л003 Discrete Mathematics 1 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ08Л008 Complex Analysis 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ08Л012 Numerical Methods 3 2+0+1+0
Elective course 3
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ01Л020 Control Systems 6 2+2+1+0
3ФЕИТ01Л021 Automatic Control 1 6 2+2+1+0
Elective course 4
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02Л013 Engineering Software Tools 6 2+1+2+0
3ФЕИТ05Л038 Electric Circuit Theory 6 3+2+0+0
Semester 5
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02З005 Electric Generators and Transformers 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02З012 Power Converters 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02З018 Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Sourses 6 3+1+1+0
Elective course 1 6
Elective course 2 6
Elective course 1
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ10З009 Introduction to Telecommunications 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ103020 Communication Technologies 6 3+1+1+0
Elective course 2
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02З016 Low Voltage Apparatuses 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ06З006 Microcontroller Application 6 3+0+2+0
Semester 6
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02Л008 Electric Motors 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ06Л001 Electrothermal Conversion 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ03Л004 Power Systems Measurements 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ04Л016 Power Plants and Substation 6 3+2+0+0
Elective course 6
Elective courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ09Л013 Power Quality 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02Л015 Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ09Л016 Low Voltage Electrical Installations and Lighting 6 2+2+1+0
3ФЕИТ02Л017 Mechatronics Fundamentals 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ03Л008 LabVIEW Programming 3 1+0+2+0
3ФЕИТ02Л019 Application of Power Converters in Renewable Energy Sources 6 3+1+1+0
Semester 7
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02З011 Electric Drives 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ09З019 Transmission and Distribution Power Systems 6 3+2+0+0
Elective course 1 6
Elective course 2 6
Elective course 3 6
Elective course 1,2 & 3
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02З001 Wind Generators and Wind Generator Systems 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02З004 Dynamics and Modelling of Electrical Machines 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02З006 Electric Components of Automatic Control 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02З014 Small and Special Electrical Machines 6 3+0+2+0
3ФЕИТ02З020 Design of Electric Machines and Transformers 6 3+2+0+0
3ФЕИТ02З021 Design of RES Based Systems 6 3+2+0+0
Semester 8
Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ12Л007 Final Thesis 9
3ФЕИТ12Л016 Internship 3
Elective course 1 6
Elective course 2 6
Elective course 3 3
Elective course 4 3
Elective course 1 & 2
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ02Л002 Diagnosis, Testing and Protection of Electrical Machines 6 3+0+2+0
3ФЕИТ02Л003 Digital Control of Electrical Machines 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ06Л003 Electric Vehicles 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ04Л024 Power System Protection 6 2+2+1+0
3ФЕИТ03Л012 Measurement Systems and Data Acquision 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ02Л023 Control of Electric Drives 6 3+1+1+0
3ФЕИТ04Л029 Photovoltaic Systems 6 3+1+1+0
Elective course 3 & 4
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week
3ФЕИТ09Л008 Economic Assessment of Investments 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ04Л010 Communication Skills 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ11Л002 Entrepreneurship 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ03Л009 Principles of Quality Management 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ04Л020 Project Management and Ethics in Engineering 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ09Л021 Regulation in Electricity Sector 3 2+1+0+0
3ФЕИТ08Л015 Technological Innovations 3 2+1+0+0